noun. ['ˈɛrəs'] a female heir.
- heir presumptive
- -ess (English)
- -esse (French)
- heir (English)
- heres (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Heiress
How do you pronounce heiress?
Pronounce heiress as ˈɛrəs.
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Example sentences of the word heiress
1. Noun, singular or mass
The heiress Linnet Ridgeway Doyle boards the cruise steamer Karnak with her new husband Simon.